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our record and our pro-growth tax reform cuts taxes 20% and higher take-home pay for middle class and pro-growth economic policies, that creates about 7 million jobs. so, the final analysis, people will realize, all the president is offering is more of the same with another round of stimulus and higher tax rates on job creators. we are offering very specific reforms, how do you save and shrink the medicare and social security and prevent the debt crisis and grow jobs, how do you have an interview policy that unleashes american internally and has energy independence? >> chris: here's my question, though, the fact the message has not gotten through as effectively as it could, so far, is that your fault? the romney campaign's fault or the voters fault. >> look, i think the president has done an effective job at trying to confuse the issue and disrupt positions an distract people, but, at the end of the day i don't think that will work. >> chris: any responsibility... >> look, we are going to prosecute the campaign, in the way that we have always planned, we'll give the country a very
a group of bi- partisian lawmakers outlined a three-tiered plan to avoid automatic tax hikes set to go into effect in january. lawmakers must also lay the groundwork on a basic plan to reduce the federal deficit. the group will begin work on the plan following november's election and have until january to agree on a deal. senators could face some road blocks along the way. senate democrats say they do not agree with extending bush-era tax cuts, while republicans oppose raising tax rates. a shocking stat is out about millionaires getting paid unemployment. according to the congressional research service, nearly 2400 millionaires were paid unemployment in 2009. add to that another 954,000 households earning more than $100,000 also taking home unemployment benefits. the numbers include people who were hired for higher-paying jobs after receiving the government money. in 2011, the senate voted unanimously to end unemployment payments to jobless millionaires. however, it was attached to another bill which is yet to pass in the senate. a bailout for spain is "not imminent." that's according
obama a to have -- appears to have an advantage on taxes and foreign policy. >>> and on this eve against president barack obama, we will take you live to our washington d.c. bureau and we will tell you how the new ads are stirring up controversy over tax increases. >>> they will be playing in the postseason... >> the a's preceded the texas rangers and they clinched one of two american league wildcard spots. they now have playoff shirts and hats and now a pie in the face. as you can see the celebration continued into the clubhouse and the champagne and beer was flowing and there has was also some dancing going on. if they win tomorrow, they still get that wildcard spot. i didn't expect to be door here so we are really excited. >> tdoes it feel like you thought it would? >> well, way better but this is what you work your whole life for. >> now, you can send your photos to us at www.ktvu.com and you can share them on twitter, it is always fun to with the pie in the face? >> you have to do the pie in the face, you have to sneak up on them, they have to be in the middle of something else... >
on tax, healthcare and foreign policy. president obama and romney face off tomorrow night in denver. the stakes are especially high for romney when it comes to women voters. we'll have more on that at 7:15 when we go live to our washington, d.c. bureau. >>> the oakland as beat the texas rangers, 4-3. the as are heading back to the playoffs for first time in six years. [ cheers ] >> struck out all three batters at the top of the 9th. the celebration started. that means at the very least, the as clinched one of the two american league championships. the celebration moved into the clubhouse. the champagne, the beer was knowing. the players started dancing, too. coco crisp played a big role in the game, doubling in the go- ahead run and epscoreed the eventual run. you know, you wouldn't think that all of these rookies would be doing something like this but they have better mentality and they have this useful spark. >> yeah. the as have two games left, tonight and tomorrow afternoon. the now -- they are now one game behind texas. if they win both against the rangers the as will be the we
in north carolina. he's criticizing mitt romney for opposing policies that biden says would cut taxes for millionaires and race -- and raise them for for middle-class families. >> how they can justify this? raising taxes for the middle class that's been buried. how can they justify raising those taxes. >> ♪ >> the republican campaign has repeatedly said claims about romney's tax plan are falls. >> we have offered very specific progrowth solutions to get our economy in gear. we can have a dynamic progrowth economy that fosters independence and opportunity verses a stagnant economy that fosters dependency. >> paul ryan is stomping in iowa today before flying to virginia tonight. the wisconsin congressman is set to debate vice president joe biden next thursday in kentucky. >>> president obama has announced plans to visit kern county the monument of cesar chavez will be in keen where he lived. the president says the national monument would preserve chavez's legacy of giving a voice to workers. this trip will include another fund-raiser. >>> a father and son credit a working smoke alarm
president is saying oui to a sky-high tax rate. and, american consumers brace for a price bump at the grocery store. first business starts now. you're watching first business: financial news, analysis, and today's investment ideas. good morning. it's monday, october 1st. i'm angela miles. in today's first look: as the fourth quarter gets underway today, the third quarter ends on an up note. the dow rallied more than 4%, with the s&p 500 and nasdaq each pulling in gains of around 6% during the past 3 months. electric car prices are falling. nissan is offering new discounts on the leaf due to slowing sales. the car can go 100 miles on battery power. the chevy volt is also selling at a lower price. buyers are entitled to a tax break. meanwhile, some relief at the gas pump. unleaded gasoline is down a nickle per gallon from last week. and united continental's ceo tells cnbc the airline might follow in delta's tailwinds and buy an oil refinery to save money on jet fuel. larry levin of trading advantage joins us now. larry, here we are. it's the month of october. do investors have re
that more time could be cut if voters don't pass tax measures. >> we have one of the shortest school years in the modern global economy to go from 180 days down to 162 days is unthinkable but districts are planning to do that. >> reporter: the superintendent said districts would be allowed to cut the school year by as much as three weeks in the initiative failed. they say the threat is just a way to get people to vote yes on higher tax cuts. >> a lot of fog out there right now. that fog is going to work into the bay area but you may notice it's much thicker. up over the golden gate bridge and over toward the albany area. that fog is going to fill in around the bay. if you go out to the ballpark you know it by the 5th or 6th inning you have fog. these are the highs, highs tomorrow will repeat these. similar. some warmer, most will be but those -- a agree or two not a big deal. some areas a bit cooler. for the most part repeats today. into the end of the week week temperatures start to heat up. forecast highs, lows for neighborhoods in the north bay in the mid40s. upper 40s. santa rosa 48.
. it's expected to contain spending cuts, along with a small rise in taxes. meanwhile, protests continue in greece and spain as those governments plan severe spending cuts on wages and pensions. leaders in spain expect a soft recession and aim for a 4.5 gdp, with an emphasis on cuts versus tax hikes. in greece, government officials approved an austerity package with spending cuts and fresh tax revenues needed to secure eu-imf loans. the government found nearly 400,000 jobs that went un- reported. each year, the labor department revises employment data. a preliminary revision shows 386,000 more jobs were created in the year ending in march than were reported, which means at least an extra 30,000 jobs were added each month, translating into 133.2 million people working versus 132.8. the .03% job gain is within the standard range of revisions. labor relations observers say the u.s. is seeing a rise in labor disputes leading to public protests and walkouts within the last year-and-a-half. in our cover story, why is labor using these tools, and will it continue? from public employees
'tment can approved a household deal. >>> according to the tax policy center, automatic tax hikes and spending is set to go into effect in january. a bipartisan group of centers is working on a plan to put off cuts while addressing the deficit. lawmakers say no action will be taken until after november. >>> time now 5:04, the national pole is out, showing the race for the white house is still very close. according to a "c" nbc survey -- a cnn survey say they favor obama when it comes to the presidential nominee. mitt romney appeared to have an edge among likely voters. president barack obama appears to have an advantage when it comes to taxes, healthcare and foreign policy. now another pole shows the steaks are high when it comes to women voters. we will take you live to washington d.c. and we will hear how president barack obama and mitt romney are getting ready for tomorrow night's big bee bait. >>> allie rasmus joins us from outside the oakland coliseum with the celebration that followed the clencher, good morning allie. >> reporter: the team is headed to the playoffs, last nig
the plan, austerity measures that include a freeze on pensions and new taxes. the government also plans to eliminate certain tax breaks. spain is intending to cut 60 billion euros from its budget by the end of 2014. back in the u.s., more signs of a recovery in the housing market. home prices are up for the third month in a row. record low mortgages, a surge in home sales and fewer foreclosures pushed prices up 1.2% in july. the s&p case shiller index notes over the past year prices are up 16% in phoenix, one of the hardest-hit areas by the housing collapse, and 6% in minneapolis and detroit. however, prices dropped compared to last year in atlanta, new york, chicago, and las vegas. staples will shut down more stores. the chain will close 15 stores in the u.s., and 45 stores in europe. staples is attempting to cut costs in order to invest in its online and mobile business. it hopes to save around $250 million by 2015. toys 'r' us begins hiring 45,000 holiday workers this week. that's 5 thousand more than last year. the retailer joins walmart, khol's and target in hiring seasonal worker
ryan are big believers in top down economics. >> they think that if we spend another $5 trillion on tax cuts that favor the wealthiest that -- don't boo. vote. vote. >> today staffers confirmed reports that starting sunday the president will spend three days in nevada. >> mitt romney at a rally, he said the u.s. has far too many government training programs. >> $18 billion on these programs but too often they don't match the needs of the people. i want to take those dollars and send them back to the states so they can fashion the programs to meet the needs of their own workers. >> mitt romney told workers that president obama's policies have failed to produce new jobs and it is time to get a new coach. here toured that plant also. new numbers show mitt romney faces a uphill battle in several states. the poll found president obama has a wide lead over mitt romney in ohio, florida and pennsylvania. the president leads him in ohio by 10 points. florida 9 points and pennsylvania 12 points. >>> judge refused to throw out perjury charges against two penn state officials accused of lying in th
contestants who made it through. >>> which cities will see a hike in sales tax next week? plus, it's being billed as a worldwide first. the all electric scooters now available in one city for just a few hundred dollars an hour. >>> a new fuse in the junta virus. vo: for years, sacramento politicians have chopped away funds for our schools. today, we're forty-seventh out of fifty in per-pupil funding. now these politicians say unless we send more tax dollars to sacramento, they'll cut education again. here's a new approach. prop thirty-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. >>> continuing coverage of the junta virus scare. a whole new round of testing got underway today. >> yosemite park workers have been ordered not to talk about it publicly, but today, california health officials tested 100 employees on a voluntary basis for the junta virus. there have been nine confirmed cases. today workers filled out a
income taxes. >> i don't believe we can get very far for the veterans who never take responsibilities for their own lives. >> reporter: allison burns, ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> we are now hearing from the man who survived the avalanche. he is an extreme skier who grew up in livermore. an much - livermore. the fast moving snow took them 650 feet down the mountain while they were still in their sleeping bags. he said he tried to dig out two of his friends but he could not find them. >> unfortunately, i could not help them and i had to start thinking about my own life. >> three more people are  missing and presumed dead. more than 60 people died on that mountain since the team first climbed it. >>> threats of a boycott made in a san jose market over its decision to use e.verify. >> they say they had no choice to comply with a homeland security request to check the eligibility of its employees. they are suggesting they stop using that e-verify or face another boycott. >>> another defogging will continue to get rid of west nile virus. they will be on balfor road and it starts at 7
-seventh out of fifty in per-pupil funding. now these politicians say unless we send more tax dollars to sacramento, they'll cut education again. here's a new approach. prop thirty-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. >>> crews in san jose are working to reopen a road that was closed down early this morning when a driver hit a pole knocking down several power lines. the accident happened around 1:30 a.m. near the interception of almendinger expressway. it appears the 18-year-old driver fell asleep at the wheel. she suffered nonlife threatening injuries. thousands of people lost power overnight but power has since been restored. >>> an arson investigation is under way after fire destroyed a south bay warehouse. ktvu's matt keller is live in san jose where the flames make some near by apartment residents pretty nervous, matt. >> reporter: ken, we watched some work crews put up this chain link fence aro
and since many vets are part of the 47% of americans that romney is criticized for not paying income taxes. >> i don't believe we can get any far with leaders who write off half of the nation as a bunch of victims who never take responsible for their life -- responsibility for their lives. >> back to you. >>> another presidential candidate will be campaigning tonight. roseanne barr will be talking about the political future of medical marijuana during a town hall meeting in oakland. federal agents raided oaksterdam back in april. it's one of many targeted in a crackdown launched by the obama administration also cindy she an, barr's -- cindy sheehan, barr's running mate. >>> according to the -- to the" times." this police officer was arrested for domestic violence. he's on leave pending the investigation. no charges so far have been filed. >>> most soldiers will take a break in their duties today to take part in a suicide prevention training today as the military deals with an alarming increase in s.i.d.es among soldiers -- in suicides among soldiers. this is mandatory for all soldiers exce
members must do for clemency. if how your tax dollars are being spent and it has to do with a government conference here in the bay area. have you heard of the new dialing procedure for the 408 and 669 area codes? no, what is it? starting october 20, 2012, if you have a 408 or 669 number, you'll need to dial 1 plus the area code plus the phone number for all calls. o.k., but what if i have an 408 number and i'm calling a 408 number? you'll still need to dial 1 plus the area code plus the phone number. so when in doubt, dial it out! . >>> the power of nature on disblay in japan when wind from a typhoon carried a cara cross the parking lot. it hit souther western japan hurting dozens of people and causing power outages. it's expected to reach tokoyo late their evening and they are warning of potential rain and strong winds of up to 78- milance hour when the storm hits. >>> in syria a suicide bomber blew up a car packed with explosives near a government compound killing at least four. they have largely stayed out of the up rising. there was no immediate claim of responsibility for the blast
have chopped away funds for our schools. now these politicians say unless we send more tax dollars to sacramento, they'll cut education again. here's a new approach. prop thirty-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. >>> today's hot dry weather helped fuel a fast moving fire that destroyed three homes in sonoma county. it started late this afternoon right next to highway 116. not far from stoney point road and highway 101 near catady. ken wayne is there tonight and tells us there was a massive response from firefighters. >> reporter: firefighters are still on the scene mopping up making sure there are no hot spots. everyone though three homes were destroyed. firefighters say this could have been much worse. the call came in around 5:00 p.m. the fire started on the south side of highway 116 and quickly jumped the highway and started burning near homes on the north side. firefighters say a five to 7-
this year a county appeals board rejected chevron's appeal of the 2007- 2009 property tax bill and it ordered the company to pay $27 million more in taxes. a chevron spokesperson tells ktvu the company is currently in mediation over a tax assessment going back to 2004 and is hopeful for a fair settlement. >>> a while fire in mendecino county has burned through five structures. it's called the flim fire. it started yesterday afternoon and has burned through 300 acres. firefighters say most of the land is commercial timber property. but about 20 structures are in potential danger. now we just checked for the latest information from calfire, the agency says this fire is 25% contained. >>> investigators are still in the scene of a fire that destroyed three homes. the fire started about 5:00 last night near highway 116 and highway 101. near cotati. the fire left several people homeless including a couple that was supposed to get married this weekend. investigators are still trying to figure out what caused this fire. >>> today the los angeles city council voted in favor of repealing
in greece are taking part in a mass strike. they are protesting further spending cuts and tax increases. there have been demonstrations throughout the morning on the streets of athens. the government recently agreed to $15 billion in cuts as a way to deal with the european debt crisis. today amarch is shutting down schools and business businesses an hospitals are -- and businesses and hospitals are operating on an emergency- basis. >>> 700 jobs in livermore and morgan hill will be lost after they close their comcast facilities here. they are moving to denver, seattle and portland. >> i just think it's unexpected an really -- that they did this right -- and really terrible that they did this before the holidays. we have families and we did all of these training courses. >> comcast says they can relocate or find other jobs within the company and if they choose not to, they will get a severance package. >>> you will be able to enjoy the state parks for at least another two years. governor brown signed legislation that protects all 238 state parks at least through july 2014. the bill design
-dollar on tax cuts that favor the very wealthy, then, don't boo. vote. >> vote. >> today, mr. obama's campaign staff confirms reports that they will spend three days in nevada preparing for the presidential debate. >> mitt romney face as uphill battle in westerlyville and he received a big boost from jack nicklaus. he called him a fellow champion in business and economics. he said as president he would strengthen america. >> i will strengthen america. and i will strengthen our values and homes and our economy to make sure this economy can ignite our capacity to put people to work and provide the resources we need to have the strongest military in the world. >> romney criticized obama's economic policies and the  interest payments alone on the national debt are higher than the budgets of several government agencies come pined. >>> at the u.n. general assembly, the president of iran lashed out to the powers. ahmadinejad address add room filled with especially thank you seats. mr. ahmadinejad accused western leaders of intimidation with a pledge not to test nuclear weapons. he criticized what h
-pupil funding. now these politicians say unless we send more tax dollars to sacramento, they'll cut education again. here's a new approach. prop thirty-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. >>> tonight we are taking a second look at earl warren one of the most popular governors in california history. he was elected to the state's top job three times in 1942, 1946 and 1950. he was so highly regarded that in 1946 he won the republican democratic and independent primaries and was unopposed in the general election. one of warren's major achievements at governor was to reform the prison system. bob mackenzie gives us a look at how two of the oldest california prisons changed at that time. >> reporter: by the dawn of the 20th century, san quentin had hundreds of prisoners. beatings by guards were standard practice. and prisoners who got physical were often strapped into a straight jacket, so tight that their bones
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at an arenose base. romney said the president wants to race taxes and america can't afford four more years. >> students at berkeley held a rally to urge classmates to register to vote. several student groups held an online drive. organizers say that the secretary of state's new online registration system has made it easier to convince students to sign up and vote. they say it's more effective than paper because if a person makes a mistake the site will not let them advance to the next page. >> especially youth because we are focused on technology. it's a great way to make it easier for students to make sure they can raise their voice in the election. >> the deadline to register for the november election is october 22nd, to find out how to register you can go to the website and then scroll down to web links. >> people started their day with a good jolt. a 4.5 quake struck at 8:15 this morning. just -- people said it felt like a single hard punch and that sent pets running for cover. there are no reports of damage orrin jury. >>> firefighters in san diego are making progress ono that big
tax dollars to sacramento, they'll cut education again. here's a new approach. prop thirty-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. >>> new video tonight of a two alarm fire in san jose that has chased four people from their home. san jose firefighters responded to the home on midhurst court. firefighters say the blaze started in the garage then spread to the roof of the home. tonight the red cross is helping the four residents find shelter. >>> driverless cars which once seemed like a futuristic fantasy may soon be part of our daily life. as sal castaneda reports, governor brown took a ride in a self-driving car today to welcome who could be a new era in transportation. >> reporter: perhaps to drive home the point, governor jerry brown arrived today at google in a self-driven toyota prius. he then went inside to sign a bill for driverless cars to become legal. >> pioneering the future and leading not jus
by a republican. nobody opposedt. the governor cited regan's leadership and said he pushed for tax hikes now like governor brown is doing now. >> former governor is critical of republican strategists carl rove in his new book. he were write that crove predicted the recall that put him in office wouldn't happen. he said that he felt snubbed as a result. >> a morgan hill woman who left her daughter behind after being caught shoplifting is still on the run but now police say she has a young son with her and they believe he is in danger. >> it went from occupy san francisco to a homeless camp and now a fence. what went wrong and why police moved in. se fancy wireless receivers. blah, blah, blah. if i had a sleepover, i couldn't just move the tv into the playroom. no, we had to watch movies in the den because that's where the tv outlet was. and if dad was snoring on the couch, we muscled through it. is she for real? your generation has it made. [ male announcer ] the wireless receiver. only from at&t u-verse. get a free wireless receiver with a qualifying u-verse plan. rethink possible. get a free
unless we send more tax dollars to sacramento, they'll cut education again. here's a new approach. prop thirty-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. >>> stock prices pressing higher. the institute for supply management says manufacturing has grown for the first name four months. however, u.s. construction spending fell .6% in august. but housing activity still posted a solid gain. the dow is currently up, 149, the nasdaq is up 19, s&p up 13. >>> women are now major players in the world of mobile video games. the new research shows 60% of players on mobile devices are female. the study shows they prefer multi-player games like words with friends and win or draw. >>> another study, this from the pew research center says half of all american adults own a computer or a smartphone. more than a third of -- third of them look at the phones to look at news. >>> the new ktvu iphone app is ready to download. >>>
of fifty in per-pupil funding. now these politicians say unless we send more tax dollars to sacramento, they'll cut education again. here's a new approach. prop thirty-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. >>> very calm conditions out there. humidity is up. that's one good sign if you are looking for cooler weather. not much of a west wind yet. the fog is stillaways away. all signs point to cooler weather. 70s, 80s and 90s inland. >>> 7:15. well, in election news, republicans trying to revive president obama's ties to controversy pastor to jeremiah wright. alison burns is live in washington, d.c. to tell us how an old video is surfacing before the first debate. >> reporter: dave, the romney campaign insists it had nothing to do with releasing this video but conservative talk show hosts are making a very big deal about it, showing it -- saying it shows president obama engaged in a divisive class warfare
politicians have chopped away funds for our schools. now these politicians say unless we send more tax dollars to sacramento, they'll cut education again. here's a new approach. prop thirty-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. . >>> welcome back. robert war shaw is responsible for how they come bleed with -- complied with court ordered reforms and now he is accused of making sexual advances towards an administrator. >>> a new documentary about oakland hospital and it is getting oscar buzz. >> i will not go until your ready, car ready -- until you are ready... >> this takes a look at the healthcare system through the eyes of the patients and through the staff. it will trigger new dialog about healthcare and the problems in the u.s. >> when i saw it, oh, my g-d, it was just awesome. i was just moved by it. i cried through the whole first showing. >> the new documentary will open in the bay area next month. >>>
these politicians say unless we send more tax dollars to sacramento, they'll cut education again. here's a new approach. prop thirty-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. . >>> san francisco criticate mass -- critical mass turns 23 this week. ktvu's david stevenson is live in san francisco with what is expected to be a huge turn out for the monthly ride tomorrow night and the effect it could have. >> reporter: they usually get as many as 500 rides for their month -- riders for their monthy event but tomorrow they are expecting 2,000 and drivers are not so thrilled about that celebration. >> reporter: they are rolling into san francisco from around the country and around the world to celebrate the 20th anniversary. >> if you were biking you were harassed. >> reporter: they take over the streets on the last friday of the month. >> the idea is not that it is a protest, it is a community. >> >> reporter: today 75,
in per-pupil funding. now these politicians say unless we send more tax dollars to sacramento, they'll cut education again. here's a new approach. prop thirty-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. >>> as we mentioned earlier, temperatures soared around the bay area. some people say they are enjoying this heat. >> reporter: with the sun beating down and temperatures shooting up, residents in livermore did what they could to keep cool. >> just go with it. oh well i'm all wet, i'll dry out. >> reporter: the fountains a good way to keep the kids happy while the adults take a look at the nostalgia day. >> so far looks like we have a good crowd. >> we'll probably be heading inside or do something else. >> reporter: the record temperatures probably the start of indian summer. it should be a time of extra caution both in personal safety and fire safety. >> we have the hot dryweather. we're lucky we don't h
will not include taxes, fees, or the cost of a hotel. >>> california students have a new option when it comes to medical school. a national a crediting agency approved a plan to open a full medical school at uc riverside. it will be the sixth uc medical school and it could start enrolling future doctors some time next summer. >>> in other education news a south bay school district is cutting jobs and moving some students and teachers to other schools. the allen rock unified school district is notifying parents this week of changes. it's eliminating 18 teaching jobs but 13 of those are positions that have been left unfilled by the district. the district says it has 211 fewer students than projected and that attendance is down by more than 500 from last year. the changes are expected to save alum rock more than $1 million. >>> and new to san francisco could have to cover up thanks to a new proposal. supervisor says his office is getting an excessive number of complaints about the number of naked people who hang out near 17th and market streets in the cast. >> reporter: o district. now he's prop
taxes. obama campaign says that the words did not need any -- >>> city college has already gone through significant changes. >> reporter: city college students are already feeling the pinch. 700 classes have been cut this year. >> i cannot get the classes that i wanted earlier this year. there's a high demand classes but low supply of courses. >> reporter: but city college must make many more sweeping changes or risk losing its accreditation and possibly closing. >> future of city college is really what is at stake. >> reporter: guillermo villanueva is a counselor who works two jobs. he's concerned about what will happen. >> i'm still concerned about not having a job next year. >> there's a great concern about instability and fewer teachers and fewer teachers to do the work of the whole college. >> reporter: the proposals come after a scathing report in july by the accrediting commission that found deficiencies. >> people are working very hard to comply with the requirements of this report. >> reporter: the college is also focusing on students seeking degrees or transferring to four yea
. the fighting go on. now losing that port city would be important because those militants have been taxing goods coming into the port. now the united states is monitoring the situation. >>> there are reports connecting the attack in libya to al-qaeda. there's a growing controversy about why american diplomats were not protected better. allison? >> reporter: u.s. officials say their investigation is evolving and they're learning more every day about who was behind that attack on the u.s. consulate in libya that killed four diplomats, including the u.s. am am. >> u.s -- intelligent officials believe the weapons were provided and most of the fighters. top officials say there was some intelligence ahead of the attack about terror groups in benghazi. >> there was nothing specific and certainly not a specific threat to the consulate that i'm aware of. >> now the obama administration is under fierce criticism from republicans for not doing more to protect u.s. diplomats in libya and how it's managed this crisis. i will have more on that during my next update. allison burns, ktvu news. >>> following up
're forty-seventh out of fifty in per-pupil funding. now these politicians say unless we send more tax dollars to sacramento, they'll cut education again. here's a new approach. prop thirty-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. >>> stocks are down this friday after news that u.s. consumers spent more last month but only because higher gas prices forced them, too. even with the declines on this lass trading day of the quarter. stocks -- quarter, stocks are set to post gains in the three- month period. the dow is down 91. the nasdaq down 21. s&p down 8. >>> the greek government could be in line for more economic aid but there could be more riots. this is after the country acoalition government agreed to extremely unpopular new austerity measures. that includes $15 billion in budget cuts. the greek hopes that will be enough to bring in another $40 million in aid from international banks. >>> ahead of appl
, sports is up equity in. up-- next. now these politicians say unless we send more tax dollars to sacramento, they'll cut education again. here's a new approach. prop thirty-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight. >>> this portion of the news brought to you by your local volkswagen dealer. >>> california ford dealers is a proud sponsor of the high school game of the week. >> good evening, everybody, one week from tonight baseball will hold the two wild card playoff teams and the as tonight took another step to make sure they he get an invitation to that party. fans still doing the bernie in front of the mariners tonight. coco crisp missed the last 9 games with an eye infection, that's his lead. he was 3 for 4 tonight. 3rd inning, steven drew. oakland has 189 homers. seattle couldn't break through and watch this. the rookie a 5 tool player. we haven't even seen his full potential yet as the as bea
the business climate did not affect their decisions, but critics say the state's high wages, taxes and housing prices make it difficult for companies to do business in california. >>> today, carmageddon the sequel is in effect on a southern california freeway. early this morning a 10 mile stretch of the 405 along the sepulveda pass on l.a.'s west side was shut down. crews say if all goes according to plan it will remain closed until the bridge is rebuilt before monday morning. for weeks, people have been warned about the closure and asked to stay away from the area. during a similar closure last year, drivers stayed away from the 405 and the shut down was considered a success. >>> the man accused of making an anti-islam film that sparked protests around the world has been arrested for lying about his identity. court documents show mark eustice legally changed his name from nakoula basseley nakoula in 2002 but never told federal authorities. prosecutors say he's used multiple aliases and lied to professors about it. he is ordered held without bail to see if the name change violated his probatio
. >>> residents in three counties are about to get hit with a sales tax hike. it will take effect october 1. hurkiallys, pittsburg and sab pab low. increases to 8.75%. >>> counties that have developed ways to maximize jail space without compromising puplic safety. marin, santa clara, santa cruz, san francisco and yolo. part of a series of studies aimed at providing information to reduce over crowding. >> some successful counties are offering treatment programs programs. they are in the community receiving services, able to work and be with their families. >> a study of policies is set to be released next week. >>> california school rankings could undergo a shift. under the law tests can only make up 60% of a school's annual statewide rankings. it will allow schools to focus on other measures. >>> bart says passengers can expect delays this weekend. they will be testing a new train control system. they will run on manual mode which could cause 5-10 minute delays. it should wrap up by sunday night. >>> new at 6:00 p.m., new findings say a major earthquake half way around the world could trigg
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